VIDEO: XblocPlus at Afsluitdijk

 DMC has released a new video with more background information about the use of XblocPlus on the Afsluitdijk ...

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Improving Ems-Dollard Ecosystem

A large-scale field study to understand the complex processes in the transition area from the Ems River towards the ...

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Contract Won for Marker Wadden

Acting on behalf of the Dutch Nature Preservation Society, Rijkswaterstaat has awarded Van Oord the contract for ...

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Nieuwe Waterweg Dredge Starts

Cora van Nieuwenhuizen, Minister of Infrastructure and Water Management, and Ronald Paul, COO Port of Rotterdam ...

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Levvel Wins Afsluitdijk Project

Rijkswaterstaat has awarded the Afsluitdijk project to the Levvel consortium, the joint venture consisting of Van ...

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Protecting the Houtrib Dike

The pilot section of the Houtrib Dike will be handed over to Rijkswaterstaat in the spring of 2018, according to ...

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Nieuwe Waterweg Dredge in 2018

The Directorate – General for Public Works and Water Management (Rijkswaterstaat) and the Port of Rotterdam ...

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New Islands for Marker Wadden

The construction of four new islands of the Marker Wadden archipelago was officially inaugurated last week by Dutch ...

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Boskalis Scores Big on Dutch Turf

Boskalis has over the last couple of weeks acquired a number of medium sized and various smaller projects in the ...

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All Ready for Houtrib Dike Project

The Dutch Directorate General for Public Works and Water Management (Rijkswaterstaat) is about to award contract ...

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Studying Sand Nourishment

In recent years (2009-2015), Deltares has studied the impact of sand nourishment on the functioning and the quality ...

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Dutch Coast Superstorm Proof

Minister of Infrastructure and the Environment of the Netherlands, Melanie Schultz, yesterday presented the ...

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Sino-Dutch Relations Continue

Minister of Infrastructure and the Environment of the Netherlands, Melanie Schultz van Haegen has arrived in ...

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Sand Motor Results Presented

After five years of monitoring, the interim results for the Sand Motor pilot project are now available. The results ...

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Icoon Afsluitdijk Designs Unveiled

With the unveiling of the first “Spiegelsteen” (Mirror Stone) in the dike, Melanie Schultz van Haegen, Dutch ...

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Maintaining the Dutch Coast

Rijkswaterstaat needs millions of cubic meters of sand every year to maintain the Dutch coast and protect it from ...

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Botlek Deepening Announced

Preparations are underway for the upcoming deepening of the Nieuwe Waterweg and the Botlek basin, reported ...

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Smart Coastal Management

On 17 June 2016, Deltares researcher Dirk-Jan Walstra will be awarded a doctorate for his research into the anatomy ...

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Study on Ems-Dollard Estuary

Deltares, Delft University of Technology and Utrecht University have published a paper which shows that turbidity ...

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River Rhine Scheme Completed

Dutch national public work authority Rijkswaterstaat has officially completed the lowering of 462 groynes and the ...

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Twente Canal Bids Invited

Rijkswaterstaat has invited bidders to submit their offers for the design and implementation of the Twente Canal ...

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